Birthdate differs from what is on gravestone
Brooklyn Life, August 19, 1922, page 3, obituary
Mary Stuart Whitney, m. April 15, 1869, Frederic Kernochan
Mother of Mary Stuart Whitney Kernochan, b. June 22, 1880
Times Union (Brooklyn, New York), 8 Feb 1929, Page 29
Miss Kernochan Bride of Courtland Smith
Miss Mary S. Kernochan, younger daughter of J. Frederic Kernochan of 907 Fifth ave., and Courtland Smith were married this afternoon st the home of Miss Kernochan by the Rev. Dr. John Lovejoy Elliott in the presence of a few relatives and intimate friends.
This will come as a surprise to their friends, as no public announcement was made of their engagement. The bride-elect la the sister of Miss Eweretta Kernochan and of Chief Justice Frederic Kernochan of the Court of Special Sessions.
Mr. Smith is a son of Orlando J. Smith. His marriage to the former Miss Elinor Cary ended in a divorce on January 16 in Sonora, Mexico. He has two children. Miss Evelyn Smith, a student at Foxcroft School, and Orlando J. Smith, who is at St. Mark's School.
Joseph Frederic Kernochan
1842–1929 (m. 1869)
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